Re: “Budget battles will resume soon at a Congress near you” (TNT, 10-31).
The article reports that another budget battle is coming in Congress. I’m still a little shell-shocked from the first one. Who would think that the United States of America would come so close to a self-inflicted financial calamity?
When the two sides go back to the bargaining table, let’s hope they have their thinking caps on. So far all the talk has been about slashing spending – the automatic, across-the-board cuts known as the “sequester,” or even cuts to Medicare and Social Security. But while lawmakers …